Work For Wyoming Stargazing

Positions Open for Stargazing Leaders for Summer of 2022

Job Responsibilities

  • Safely lift and carry up to ~50lbs of equipment
  • Safely hitch and unhitch trailer
  • Safely drive 15 passenger vans with trailer
  • Entertain guests to and from stargazing location
  • Display “hospitality” demeanor towards guests
  • Lead engaging and informative stargazing programs
  • Locate and discuss planets and deep sky objects
  • Correctly answer most general astronomy questions
  • Provide accurate information about the organization
  • Collect payments and/or donations from guests
  • Perform basic first aid and CPR if necessary

Required Skills & Qualities

  • 21 years old and clean driving record
  • Good communication skills
  • Knowledge of astronomy/telescopes
  • First Aid and CPR Certification
  • Punctuality
  • Teaching experience (preferable)
  • B.A. or B.S. in Math or Science

Job Benefits

  • Daytime hours off
  • Only 5 total hours of work/program
  • Your choice of 3-5 programs/week
  • $165/program + tips
  • Subsidized housing

If you are interested in applying for a Stargazing Leader position please contact our Executive Director, Samuel Singer.

Use the subject: “Stargazing Leader Position”


(307) 413-4779